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Submerged aquatic vegetation

Picture of sub-aquatic vegetationSubmerged aquatic vegetation is a complex consisting primarily of seagrasses and other submerged aquatic plants. The photo at right shows a shiner surfperch in eelgrass (courtesy of Battelle).


Controlling factors that affect emergent marsh:

Ecosystem processes that are affected by emergent marsh:

Interactions and equations:


Contact information

Ronald Thom, Ph.D

Marine Research Operations, PNNL
1529 W. Sequim Bay Rd.
Sequim, WA 98382